August 31, 2018
Weil advised Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) and Kinder Morgan Canada Limited (KML) as U.S. counsel in the C$4.5 billion sale of the Trans Mountain Pipeline system and the expansion project (TMEP) to the government of Canada. KMI agreed to work with the Government of Canada to seek a third party buyer for the Trans Mountain Pipeline system and TMEP through July 22, 2018. The transaction closed August 31, 2018.
The Weil team that advised KMI and KML was led by Mergers & Acquisitions partner Michael Aiello and included M&A associates Andrea Ryken and Elisabeth McMorris; Public Company Advisory Group partner Adé Heyliger; Tax partner Marc Silberberg; Tax, Executive Compensation & Benefits Co-Chair Paul Wessel; and Antitrust/Competition counsel Vadim Brusser.